MARBLEHEAD - Patricia E. Woodrome, 80, formerly of Piqua, more recently of Marblehead, died at 3:25 p.m. Friday March 22, 2013, at Firelands Regional Medical Center of Sandusky. She was born Nov. 27, 1932, in Piqua to the late Charles E. and Erma L. (Moore) Snider. She married Robert E. Woodrome July 15, 1952, in Piqua; he preceded her in death Feb. 18, 2000.
Survivors include a son, Robert E. (Wanda) Woodrome II of Curtice; a daughter, Cindy (Rick) DuChemin of West Alexandria; seven grandchildren, Anthony, Tim, Stephanie, Molly, Kali, Terry, and Merri Jo; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Charles W. (Ruth) Snider of Tipp City, James E. (Arlene) Snider of Piqua; and three sisters, Betty J. Huffman of Lebanon, Ruth Leist of Houston, Marybelle E. (Miner) Shafer of Findlay. She was preceded in death by a son, Timothy, and two brothers, Richard Snider and Nelson Snider.
Mrs. Woodrome was a 1950 graduate of Piqua Central High School and retired from the Middletown Area YMCA as its Executive Secretary following 30 years of employment. She was a member of the Order of Amaranth and the Prosser Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Her family acknowledges the special care from Addy, Darlene, Nancy, and Tina of Port Clinton, and North Coast Cancer Center doctors and staff.
A service to honor her life will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home with the Rev. Richard Keeran officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation, 2555 S. Dixie Dr., Suite 112, Dayton, OH 45409 or the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy to be provided to the family may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Mar. 24, 2013